FCC Selects Rochester for 'Extra Attention' prior to the DTV transition

The Rochester New York region has been selected as one of more than 40 regions in the US that will benefit from additional digital television transition assistance. Rochester was chosen because of the high numbers of over-the-air viewers in the region. The assistance will be in the form of outreach programs, on-air ads and a high visibility campaign to encourage viewers to sign up for the set-top-box coupons, purchase the set-top-boxes and install them well prior to the February 2009 deadline. Much More later…